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Maintenance Operations Skilled Technician

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Maintenance Operations Skilled Technician

Posted 22 May 2024
Salary Up to £28.00 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Manufacturing Engineering
Contact NameAdele Middlehurst

Job description

Position: Maintenance Operations Skilled Technician

Sector: Manufacturing

Location: Whitley

Position Type: 12 month rolling contract

Inside / Outside IR35: Inside IR35

Salary: £28.00ph

About the company

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a Luxury Automotive OEM based in Gaydon who are seeking a Maintenance Operations Skilled Technician to join their team.

Our Client currently have multiple shift-based roles available supporting the operation of test facilities across the Engineering Laboratories department.

Job Description

As Maintenance Operations Skilled Technician your main responsibilities are:

  • You would be involved in running state-of-the-art mechanical and electrical test rigs with roles supporting single component testing, all the way to whole vehicle durability.
  • In this role, you will support the lead engineer to ensure that physical testing is completed on time, to quality, with the necessary escalation and reporting responsibilities.
  • Experience with testing components, mechanical systems & batteries, utilising hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical, or vibration test systems would be beneficial, as would experience of data analysis and interpretation, but a desire to learn is essential.

Qualifications / Skills needed

  • Background in structural/electrical engineering, mechatronics or a related electrical profession.
  • Evidence based understanding of Design Verification and Testing Process
  • An understanding of physical test laboratory operation, laboratory equipment maintenance and calibration related activity.
  • A knowledge of employing data acquisition and analysis techniques.

Additional Information:

  • Double Day shift pattern - with potential for night shift when workload demand dictates and skillset enables.

Why work through Contech's?

Contechs are a leading Automotive, Design, Engineering, Technology & Innovation Recruitment Consultancy. Founded in 1997, with an inhouse Contractor Care Team to support all external employee's, acts as an employment agency for permanent and contract recruitment.

How to Apply

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